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Together, the staff of Mannheim Business School has defined five central corporate values which, for instance, determine our actions and form the basis for personnel appraisal and development. 


  • Responsibility

    • We pursue our mission of educating executives with a great sense of responsibility
    • Our approach is based on openness, fairness and mutual respect
  • Innovation

    • We foster creative and constructive thinking to achieve innovative solutions
    • Entrepreneurial thinking and action on the part of our staff ensures continuous growth and a strong market position 
  • Excellence

    • We provide excellent education of the highest international standard
    • We strengthen the international reputation of the University of Mannheim
  • Knowledge transfer

    • We enable an open exchange and development of knowledge
    • We engage actively within our networks
  • Market orientation

    • We develop and adapt our programs in line with market requirements
    • We create added value for our customers


Located in the heart of the German and European economy, Mannheim Business School (MBS), the umbrella organization for management education at the University of Mannheim, is considered to be one of the leading institutions of its kind in Germany and is continuously ranked as Germany’s #1.